Archive for the category "vancouver"

Vancouver Christmas Market: A German Tradition

Comments 25 by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Vancouver Christmas Market will be popping up on the Queen Elizabeth Theatre plaza November 24th until December 24rd, 2010. In the style of a traditional German Christkindlmarkt, you will be able to experience a full Christmas village with vendors and artisans taking up shop in wooden huts. Lights, decorations, gifts, crafts, a kids market, […]

International Freeski Film Festival – IF3

Comments 9 by Rebecca Bollwitt

The International Freeski Film Festival touches down in Vancouver this weekend with five sets of screenings at the Vogue on Granville. To get everyone amped up for the upcoming ski season (which is happening soon with all the snow on the mountains around here) the IF3 brings together athletes, filmmakers, industry leaders and fans. The […]

From the Miss604 Flickr Pool

Comments 2 by Rebecca Bollwitt

I figured a classic rain-soaked Vancouver day would be the perfect time to showcase a few photos from the Miss604 Flickr Pool. Capturing events, scenes, and moments around Metro Vancouver, the following images have all been submitted to the group by their photographers. Photo credit: jules andre brown on Flickr Photo credit: kwazyon Flickr Photo […]

History of Vancouver’s Houses & James Johnstone

Comments 3 by Rebecca Bollwitt

If you have ever wanted to know about the history of your home and the people who occupied it before you, James Johnstone is who you want to track down. Over the years he has researched background information for over 800 houses in Vancouver and 300 of those in East Vancouver alone. 1891 – Mount […]

Interpol Plays Vancouver January 2011

Comments 87 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Interpol is coming to Vancouver to play the Orpheum January 27th, 2011 and tickets go on sale this Friday, November 19th at 10:00am through Live Nation. Interpol’s fourth album was released in September and thanks to stations like The Peak in Vancouver, more and more people are discovering the brilliance of this independent act from […]